Posts Tagged ‘ethnic food’
After working for 14 years in German restaurants in Milwaukee, Mader’sand Karl Ratzsch’s, I was up to find out how Essen Haus in Madison compared. I was having dinner with my collage roommate, Dennis, who was in town for a meeting. He doesn’t like to make decisions so it was up to me to pick a place. I’ve known about the Essen Haus for years, but never went because I had worked in two of the best German restaurants in the USA.
I wasn’t disappointed. The atmosphere is very old world beer hallish. Great displays of steins and other old world memorabilia. The waitress was in a Durandal to add to the atmosphere. (more…)
Syttende Mai is coming to Stoughton WI May 14th – 16, 2010. It’s a weekend to celebrate our Norwegian heritage and Norways Independance Day. The city will be full of things to do, see, and eat. Come and watch the World Famour Stoughton High School Norwegian Dancers, veiw quilts and Hardanger, sample Norwegain Meatballs, Fried Cheese Curds and Cream Puffs. You can participate in the Syttende Mai Run, Walk or Lil’ Syttende Mai Run. There is a great Arts and Craft Fair. Don’t miss the Grand Finale the Norwegian Parade Sunday at 1:30. (more…)